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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ORDINANCE
(CHAPTER 499)

 

Public Inspection of An Environmental Impact Assessment Report
under Section 7.(1)

An application for approval of environmental impact assessment (EIA) report for Upgrading of Tai Po Sewage Treatment Works has been submitted by Drainage Services Department to the Director of Environmental Protection under section 6. (2) of the EIA Ordinance.

The EIA report prepared by the applicant is now available for the public to inspect under section 7.(1) of the Ordinance from 23 September 2022 to 22 October 2022 at the following locations:

             The EIA Ordinance Register Office, Environmental Protection Department, 27th floor, Southorn Centre, 130 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0900 to 1700, closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays); and

             Sewerage Projects Division, Drainage Services Department, 44/F., Revenue Tower, 5 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0900 to 1700, closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays); and

             Tai Po District Office during normal office hours.

The EIA report will also be uploaded to the EIA Ordinance website

(http://www.epd.gov.hk/eia).

The public may seek clarification or assistance in understanding the EIA report from the Drainage Services Department at 2594 7457 during office hours (Monday to Friday 0900 to 1700, closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays). The public may forward written comments on the EIA report to the Director of Environmental Protection on environmental issues covered by the Technical Memorandum on EIA Process before the public inspection period expires. The Technical Memorandum can be obtained from the EIA Ordinance Register office or the EIA Ordinance website. The comments from the public may be forwarded to the applicant or any relevant parties in processing of the application. Any written comments should be sent to the following address by post or fax or email:

 

The EIA Ordinance Register Office

Environmental Protection Department

27th floor, Southorn Centre,

130 Hennessy Road,

Wanchai, Hong Kong.

 

Fax no. : 2147 0894

Email address : eiaocomment@epd.gov.hk

 

Date of the first advertisement: 23 September 2022

Date of this advertisement: 13 October 2022